God of War – videos and screens

Seeing is believing – immerse yourself in a new world of deadly deities and demons. 

 
 
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A legendary tale

Discover the deeply personal reasons why Kratos and Atreus set out into the brutal Norse wilds - and the life-threatening dangers they meet on the way. 

 
 

Kratos returns

Experience the intensity and emotion of God of War's incredible E3 2016 reveal.

 
 

Go behind the scenes

Get an exclusive look behind the scenes at Santa Monica Studios’ creative process in reinventing its long-running series for PS4.

Deconstructing combat

Take a deep dive into everything from the ferocious combat to the meaty RPG options in the game.

Getting closer to Atreus

Creative director Cory Barlog discusses the unexpected evolution of Kratos and his relationship with his son, Atreus.

Inside a single shot

Get behind the camera with director of cinematography Dori Arazi, as he breaks down the game’s epic one-shot scene.

Fight like Kratos

Find out how stuntman Eric Jacobus learned how to fight as Kratos, for the game’s combat motion capture.

Wield the Leviathan Axe

Witness the forging of Kratos’ powerful and adaptable new weapon, with the team who designed it.

Play your way

Discover the highly customisable progression system for Kratos and Atreus’ abilities and armour.

Scoring a blockbuster

Go on a musical odyssey with producer Peter Scaturro to find out how the exciting new Norse setting was scored.

Exploring Norse myth

Get a glimpse at why God of War became part of Norse mythology, via creative director Cory Barlog.

Dissecting the theme

Listen to how Bear McCreary broke down his composition for God of War’s main theme.

 
 

Vicious action

Prepare yourself for intense new combat, where you feel the impact of every attack – but be sure not to neglect the quick strategic decisions you’ll be forced to make in the melee... 

 
 

An epic quest

Witness the perils and pitfalls that await Kratos and Atreus’ in this stunning trailer.

 
 

Mythology in motion

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The art of war

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A vision of the future

God of War concept art

Envelop yourself within the spellbinding artwork used in the creation of Santa Monica Studios’ epic action adventure. Pay close attention – some of it may prepare you for the trials that lay ahead in Kratos and Atreus’ quest…